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Jhaveri Contemporary is pleased to present Considering Collage, an exhibition surveying approaches to collage-making in India post-1947 right up to the present day, from artists working within a tradition of political and cultural critique to practitioners questioning the conceptual limits of the photograph. The exhibition includes artists from Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and a wider South Asian …

Jhaveri Contemporary is pleased to present Considering Collage, an exhibition surveying approaches to collage-making in India post-1947 right up to the present day, from artists working within a tradition of political and cultural critique to practitioners questioning the conceptual limits of the photograph. The exhibition includes artists from Pakistan, Sri Lanka, and a wider South Asian diaspora, and highlights the enduring relevance of collage – as souvenir, intervention, sketch, object – across a range of creative practices.

The word collage derives from the French ‘coller’, or to glue, a …